ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T56.5X3A

Toxic effect of zinc and its compounds, assault, init encntr

Diagnosis Code T56.5X3A

ICD-10: T56.5X3A
Short Description: Toxic effect of zinc and its compounds, assault, init encntr
Long Description: Toxic effect of zinc and its compounds, assault, initial encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T56.5X3A

Valid for Submission
The code T56.5X3A is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Toxic effects of substances chiefly nonmedicinal as to source (T51-T65)
      • Toxic effect of metals (T56)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code T56.5X3A is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)

  • POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECTS OF DRUGS WITH MCC 917
  • POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECTS OF DRUGS WITHOUT MCC 918

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